Investing in nature pays off as vineyard goes carbon positive

Man with grapes

A West Australian vineyard is one of the first in the state to become carbon positive and they say it makes the wine taste even better. Key points: Oranje Tractor vineyard in Albany is among the first carbon-positive agricultural businesses in WA The farm sequesters six times more CO2 and CO2 equivalents than the vineyard emits It’s […]

Agriculture commissioner pays tribute to late Edgar A. King

Agriculture commissioner pays tribute to late Edgar A. King

NORTHUMBERLAND — State Agriculture and Markets Commissioner Richard A. Ball on Thursday paid tribute to Edgar A. King, a former deputy state agriculture commissioner who was also involved in town government and operated one of the largest dairy farmers in Saratoga County. “I am saddened by the loss of Edgar King, who was a tireless […]